Popular American TV show, ‘Lip Sync Battle’, is coming to India and will air on television starting mid-September.
Titled “Lip Sing Battle”, the musical reality show will be hosted by none other than acclaimed choreographer and the most successful female director in the country, Farah Khan.
On Thursday, when Farah Khan was shooting the first episode of her upcoming reality show, Lip Sing Battle, at a popular studio in the suburbs, received a surprise visit from Shah Rukh Khan, who was also shooting in the vicinity.
According to a report in Mirror, a source revealed, “Shah Rukh Khan was shooting on a different floor at the same studio and as soon as he found out Farah Khan was shooting there, he went to pay her a visit. It was a complete surprise when Farah saw Shah Rukh on the ‘Lip Sing Battle’ sets. The two spoke at length about the show and Shah Rukh even wished her luck on her new innings”.
The episode was being filmed on Nakuul Mehta and Surbhi Chandna, the lead pair from the TV show ‘Ishqbaaz’. Nakuul was unable to contain his excitement and rushed to meet the superstar. Meanwhile, the crowd went crazy as Shah Rukh Khan cheered for Farah Khan and the audiences started singing the song ‘Deewangi Deewangi’ from their film ‘Om Shanti Om’.
Farah Khan however was happy with her buddy’s impromptu visit. She reportedly loved the enthusiasm that Shah Rukh Khan brought with him. She tweeted, “The best surprises come to u when you re not looking.. @iamsrk thanks for energising our set of #LipSingBattle.”
Shah Rukh Khan and Farah Khan have created many hit movies such as ‘Main Hoon Na’,’ Om Shanti Om’ and ‘Happy New Year’.
‘Lip Sing Battle’ is an Indian adaptation of the popular American TV show ‘Lip Sync Battle’. The foreign show featured Hollywood stars competing with each other and lip syncing to popular hits, building up the mood and atmosphere with props and costumes. Reputed personalities from the field of films, sports, TV and music are expected to make an appearance on ‘Lip Sing Battle’.